United Arab Emirates

'Fuel of the future': Gulf states bet on 'green' hydrogen but is it too soon?

But the fuel, which currently makes up less than one per cent of total hydrogen production, is not yet commercially viable and needs a major scaling-up of renewable energy sources.

published on : 17th August 2023

Peter Hellyer, prolific writer who chronicled the UAE’s rise over nearly five decades, dies at 75

Hellyer, who was granted UAE citizenship and awarded the country’s highest civilian honor, helped found the state-run WAM news agency and established its English service.

published on : 3rd July 2023

Fire engulfs multistory building in UAE, no reports of injuries

The United Arab Emirates has seen a number of similar fires in recent years that have been linked to flammable cladding in high-rise buildings.

published on : 27th June 2023

'Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse' banned in UAE over violation of 'values and principles'

Last year, Disney/Pixar's animated movie "Lightyear" was banned in Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Egypt, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar, over LGBTQ content.

published on : 16th June 2023
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